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Reading Comprehension Worksheets
|edHelper's suggested reading level:||high interest, readability grades 4 to 5|
|Flesch-Kincaid grade level:||5.73|
By Kathleen W. Redman
1 Taking a really long trip can be a chore. There are many hours of being stuck in a car or airplane with people who get on your nerves. You start to wonder how much longer before you get there. Sometimes long trips are enough to drive someone crazy!
2 There was a famous trip in the late 1780s that ended very badly for a lot of people aboard a British ship, the H.M.S. Bounty. The trip ended with some sailors being kicked off the ship, the ship being burned, and some members of the ship's crew being executed.
3 The Bounty and its small crew sailed from England to Tahiti to collect breadfruit plants. It was a simple task, but the sailing took almost a full year.
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